WILSON, Budge Our Canadian Girl)
Title: Christmas That Almost Wasn't. signed.
Publisher:  Penguin Books, Toronto, 2002, ISBN:0141002727
Seller ID: 95202
WILSON, Budge. Izzie : The Christmas That Almost Wasn't . (Toronto): Penguin Books, (2002). Pp. 88. 8vo, illustrated blue card covers. A volume in theOur Canadian Girl series. "Meet Izzie, as she and her family prepare for a very special Christmas in their coastal Nova Scotia village. The year is 1 941, and with soldiers, sailors, and ships crowding into nearby Halifax, World War II seems especially close at hand. But this year, despite the war and rationing, Izzie's grandparents, aunt, uncle, and cousins are coming to spend the holiday. Izzie, her little brother, and their best friends have been placed in charge of Christmas decorations. When a terrible storm threatens to spoil everything, Izzie is bound and determined to save Christmas --for everyone!" - from the rear cover. Vg. Signed without inscription by Wi lson on the title page. 7.00